OOLTEWAH, TN., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce that Affiliate Broker Jeannie Paone, e-PRO has obtained her Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation.  She is a licensed Sales Associate in the company’s New Home Division office at 8121 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road in Ooltewah Tennessee.


The Real Estate BUYERS AGENT Council (REBAC) of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) awards the ABR designation.


“My business is about being professional and offering my clients the very best customer service,” said Paone.  “I received my ABR designation to show my buyers and sellers that I am a professional and they will get the best service working with me.”


Since 2005 Paone has been assisting buyers and sellers in and around Hamilton, Catoosa, Walker and Bradley counties.  She specializes in residential real estate with a focus on first time homebuyers, new home construction, land, condominiums and town homes.


In addition to her ABR designation, Paone is certified as an Internet Realtor Professional e-PRO. She is a member of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors (CAR), the Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


“I will continue attending advanced education courses and receiving other designations,” said Paone.  “I want to be informed and on top of the ever changing real estate market.”


Paone lives in Chattanooga and in her free time she teaches water aerobics at the Hamilton YMCA and office BINGO with the residents at the Carestone Assisted Living Facility.


For all your real estate needs or personal referrals, please contact Jeannie Paone by phone at 423-280-9214 or email her at


Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977.  Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 4,100 sales associates and 132 corporate and franchise offices located in 65 counties through-out the eight-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.


Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in the following areas of specialty: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, commercial business and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals.  In 2007, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.7 billion with 32,500 closed transaction sides.